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Get to know the different types of schools

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The schools available to you are varied. If you're trying to decide what type of school fits you best, read through the following, and then take a look at some other characteristics you may want to consider in selecting a school.

Public schools

Independent/private schools

Professional and technical schools

Degree and non-degree-granting institutions that prepare students for direct entry into the workforce in a specific occupational field

Theological schools

Private schools that incorporate religion or focus on religious occupations and are supported by a church body or congregation

Proprietary/private career schools